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brook
to tolerate, endure, countenance
bucolic
rustic and pastoral; characteristic of rural areas and their inhabitants
burgeon
to grow rapidly or flourish
burnish
to polish, rub to a shine
cadge
졸라서 얻다 to sponge, beg, or mooch
cajole
to inveigle, coax, wheedle, sweet-talk
calumniate
to slander, make a false accusation
canon
an established set of principles or code of laws, often religious in nature
caret
an insertion mark(^) used by editors and proofreaders
castigation
severe criticism or punishment
caustic
burning or stinging; causing corrosion
censure
to criticize severely; to officially rebuke
chary
wary; cautious; sparing
chasten
to chastise or correct; subdue
churlish
boorish, vulgar, loutish; difficult and intractable
coda
concluding section to a musical or literary piece, something that concludes or completes
cogent
appealing forcibly to the mind or reason; convincing
color
to change as if by dyeing, influence, distort or gloss over
complaisance
the willingness to comply with the wishes of others
connoisseur
an informed and astute judge in matters of taste; expert
consequential
pompous, self-important
contemn
to scorn or despise
contiguous
sharing a border; touching; adjacent
contrite
regretful; penitent; seeking forgiveness
corrigible
capable of being set right, correctable, reparable
countenance
to approve of or tolerate
cozen
to deceive, beguile, hoodwink
craven
contemptibly fainthearted, pusillanimous, lacking any courage
culpable
deserving blame
damp
to diminish the intensity or check something, such as a sound or feeling
daunt
to intimidate or dismay
dearth
smallness of quantity or number; scarcity; lack
decorum
politeness or appropriateness of conduct or behavior
demur
to question or oppose
denigrate
blacken, belittle, sully, defame, disparage
denouement
an outcome or solution; the unraveling of a plot
deprecate
to disparage or belittle
depredate
to plunder, pillage, ravage or destroy; to exploit in a predatory manner
derivative
unoriginal, obtained from another source
desiccate
to dry out or dehydrate; to make dry or dull
desuetude
데쓰 위 투드the state of being no longer used or practiced. 폐기
desultory
random; thoughtless; marked by a lack of plan or purpose
detraction
slandering, verbal attack, aspersion
diaphanous
transparent, gauzy
diatribe
a harsh denunciation
die
a tool used for shaping
dilatory
causing delay, procrastinating
dilettante
one with an amateurish or superficial interest in the arts or a branch of knowledge
din
loud sustained noise
disabuse
to undeceive; to set right ...의 그릇된 생각을 깨우쳐 주다